CHEVY CHASE, MD—The JBG Companies has been selected by the General Services Administration to develop the $200-million National Cancer Institute in Rockville, Md. The 575,000-sq-ft NCI Shady Grove Campus will be located on site in the Life Sciences Center owned by Johns Hopkins University near Rockville.

The JBG Companies has been selected by the General Services Administration to develop the $200-million 575,000-sq-ft National Cancer Institute in Rockville, Md.
The JBG Companies has been selected by the General Services Administration to develop the $200-million 575,000-sq-ft National Cancer Institute in Rockville, Md.

The nine-acre development will feature twin, seven-story buildings with a shared entry. Retail shops will wrap around a parking garage. The project, which is being designed by HOK, will seek LEED Gold certification. James. G Davis Construction Corp. of Rockville is the general contractor.

The company is expected to break ground on the nine-acre development later this year with completion approximately two years later.